Where Did We Shall Overcome come from?
Also asked, who created we shall overcome?
Charles Albert Tindley
Furthermore, who Wrote We Shall Overcome civil rights movement? Pete Seeger
Considering this, when Did We Shall Overcome come out?
Is we shall overcome a Negro spiritual?
Lawyers leading the class action against the Richmond Organization and Ludlow Music, claimed We Shall Overcome was an adaptation of an African American spiritual and therefore in the public domain and had only later been adopted by folk singer Pete Seeger, copyrighted, and established as an anthem of the 1940s labor